Defendant In Joliet Double-Murder Waives Right To Jury TrialJoshua Miner is accused of killing Eric Glover and Terrance Rankins, both 22, in January 2013.
Former Judges, Ex-Prosecutors Urge Alvarez To Drop Perjury CaseThe letter to Cook County State’s Attorney Anita Alvarez said the prosecution of Willie Johnson could discourage other people from recanting prior testimony.
Pistorius Apologizes To Family Of Late Reeva SteenkampOscar Pistorius says he still has nightmares about the fateful night he murdered his girlfriend.
Sarah Kustok Condemns Dad's Affairs But Doesn't Think He Shot Her MomThe former Chicago sportscaster took the stand Monday in the murder trial of her father and offered testimony casting doubt on allegations he murdered her mother. CBS 2's Derrick Blakley reports.
Jury Selection Begins In Torture Murder TrialFollowing somewhat of a rocky start Monday, the murder trial of Jose Horta of Waukegan, charged in connection with the July 2011 grisly torture murder of 27-year-old Waukegan resident David Campell, got under way.
Third Man Convicted In Murder Of Chicago Police OfficerA Cook County jury convicted the gunman in the fatal drive-by shooting of Chicago Police Officer Alejandro “Alex” Valadez of murder and attempted murder after nearly seven hours of deliberation late Wednesday night
Fitness Trial Looming For Man Charged In Three KillingsFive years after an attorney first raised questions about Quentin Moore’s fitness to stand trial on murder charges, a jury will soon be seated to formally decide the issue, the Beacon-News is reporting.
Johnny Borizov Convicted In Darien Triple Murder TrialJohnny Borizov was found guilty of plotting to kill three members of his ex-girlfriend's family three years ago in Darien.
Star Witness In Darien Triple-Murder Trial Takes Standhe confessed gunman in a triple murder in west suburban Darien three years ago took the stand Thursday in a DuPage County courtroom, and testified about being ordered to commit the murders by his friend, Johnny Borizov.
DuPage Judge Allows Cameras For April Murder TrialA DuPage County judge has overruled objections from both sides and will allow cameras into the courtroom for a high-profile murder trial next month.
Drew Peterson Keeps Legal Team, Denies Asking New Lawyers To File AppealThe Will County judge who presided over Drew Peterson’s murder trial had to sort through some legal drama on Friday, about what attorneys would represent the former Bolingbrook police officer going forward.
Pastor Who Testified In Peterson Trial Fights Domestic ViolenceA Naperville pastor who testified against Drew Peterson in his murder trial is using his notoriety for a higher purpose.